#HighburyHearsYou – At Cape Town Etc, we are passionate about getting local restaurants back and booming in business. As part of our #HighburyHearsYou initiative, we’re dishing out the deets on some incredible restaurants in and around town.
The great part about living in Cape Town is that there’s always a hidden gem to discover and something new to try! You might just find your brand new go-to spot in this list of amazing restaurants, each with a unique touch that makes it even more special!
Prepare yourself for an experience like no other with a CBD-infused Mediterranean cuisine at Infusion on Long! This newly-revamped restaurant is buzzing with the most unique dishes that will have all foodies on the train to food paradise.
Treat yourself to a delicious starter, main or dessert while feasting your eyes on the neon-bright décor in the awesome Mother City atmosphere. From amazing burgers and succulent steaks, to exotic cheesecakes and tarts, this is one taste journey to get excited about!
Location: 57 Long Street, Cape Town
Reservations are essential: 087 470 0504
A coastal family eatery that’s nestled off the shore of False Bay. This restaurant boasts the most amazing sea views, offers a play area for the kids and welcomes your canine friends too, making it the ultimate family-friendly spot to visit.
Barstaurant opened its doors in December 2020, and offers delectable sushi platters, pizzas, tacos and so much more! They have a wide variety of breakfast options to choose from, a diverse kiddies menu and amazing desserts. Make sure to stop by for a treat to remember.
Location: 14 Glen Rd, Glencairn, Cape Town
Contact 021 773 0220 to book.
The Vegan Butcherie is every vegan’s dream with a range of amazing and creative dishes made from mushrooms, soya, gluten-free friendly flour & a variety of aromatic spices for that burst of flavour!
This establishment opened its doors in August 2020 and offers a diverse menu from vegan gourmet sandwiches to vegan based ribs that has been grilled to perfection. So delicious!
Location: 104 Queens Road, Woodstock, Cape Town
Contact 071 988 0615 or WhatsApp 074 345 7590 for all orders.
Arrriba! For a taste of Mexican-inspired flavours that offers the best nachos and tacos, Mexicola Locale is the place to be! This restaurant welcomed food-lovers in 2020 and has been spreading love through delicious food ever since!
There’s a fine selection of top class tequilas (in true Mexican style), and all foods are cooked over an open fire. For a hot and happening taste experience, head over to Mexicola Locale and have your taste buds blown away!
Location: 4 The Promenade Road, Hout Bay, Cape Town
Contact 066 152 9757
This restaurant is a Northern Suburbs treasure that welcomes foodies to the Durbanville culinary scene. Re-established in 2019, Shakespeare’s boasts the most exquisite old furnishings and crockery brought in from all over the country. The wit of Shakespeare’s works and the decadence of the Elizabethan period comes together to create a true theatrical dining experience.
The menu offers delectable dishes with names like ‘Lord Banquo’s Last Burger’ and their pork belly, lamb and salmon dishes can be paired perfectly with a glass of wine. Their amazing desserts include Rooibos & White Chocolate Crème Brûlée to Dark Chocolate Rocky Road, a chocolate-lover’s dream!
Location: Shop 9ab Heritage Square, Vrede Street, Durbanville, Cape Town
Contact 021 569 0244 to place your booking.
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